What to do when you catch the flu

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018
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Every year, millions of people get the flu in the United States, according to the Center for Disease Control.

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Every year, millions of people get the flu in the United States, according to the Center for Disease Control.

If you are experiencing any flu-like symptoms, stay home. If that's not possible, wear a face mask or cover your coughs and sneezes with a tissue.

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Watch the video above for more tips for when you have the flu.

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